In The Know
The recently renovated Graham Hotel Georgetown has been sold to Legacy Hotel Group LLC for $37 million. this, according to Washington Business Journal. When it opened in April 2013, the seven-floor hotel included 30 guest rooms and 27 suites (Monticello, the previous hotel, had 38 guest quarters) and showcased a roof-top bar with scenic views of Georgetown.
In the city, only Capella Washington D.C., now Rosewood at $1.3 million per key tops Graham's per-key price of $649,122.
Read more here.
Addison/Ripley Fine Art presents their third exhibition of work by artist Isabel Manalo. "Unscripted, Naturally" focuses on the artist's exploration of language and pattering in combination with her recognizable, unique presentation of the abstracted landscape.
The exhibition brings together the artist's love for language, calligraphy, collage and the process of abstract expressionism all together in this new suite of paintings as a dedication to her cross cultural heritage and identity as a Filipino American.
"Unscripted, Naturally" will be on view at Addison/Ripley from June 3 - July 16, with an opening reception scheduled for Saturday, June 11, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
Addison/Ripley Fine Art is located at 1670 Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown.
Bring your little ones to the Georgetown Library for a lively reading time. Next session is Wednesday, June 8th at 10:30 am.
These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Check out the full schedule here.
The Georgetown Library is located at 3260 R Street in Georgetown.